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Oct 2, 2012 11:35pm EDT
central? >> it's everything central. >> reporter: a u.s. navy reservist on his way to afghanistan when inspiration struck. >> some time around 3:00 in the morning standing watch on a bridge, nothing out there except for me and the horizon, started writing notes for different concepts using garden gnomes. >> recon plan charlie. execute. let's move, move, move! >> reporter: he thought about the green army action figures. the ones from "toy story." >> i thought i told him to pick these up. >> reporter: that's when he thought, combat garden gnomes. heavily armed little bearded guys? he sold about 1500 of them at $50 a pop. >> i did a standing rifleman, ne kneeling rifleman, rpg guy, officer with the pistol and sort of follow me pose. >> reporter: he even has plans for a parachute guy. >> he'll hang from the tree. >> reporter: he'll plan to make special forces garden gnomes. >> hunched down like he's off the beach, mp 5 sub machine gun. >> reporter: field team 6 garden gnome? he's not the only maker to take creative license. you can buy zombie gnomes. perfect for halloween, even zombie gnom
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 12:00pm EDT
. it's that time of year. tonight on abc 7 news at 5 you'll meet a trailblazer in the u.s. navy, the first black female to reached three-star admiral. we will talk with michelle howard a graduate of the naval academy. she talks about the joys and challenges and obstacles she has experienced, from her command of a u.s. warship to a daring hostage rescue in international waters to surviving an attack at the pentagon. >> coming up on abc 7 news at noon last night's dancing we will reveal the couple that was sent packing. >> on "katie" we have a look at the reality tv phenomenon. for some it is an obsession. we will hear from some reality stars about what's happening bye, mom. we're here! [ giggling ] these days, nobody has time to get sick. mom, i don't feel good. but minuteclinic makes it easy to get well. our nurse practitioners can diagnose and write prescriptions for everything from strep throat to sinus infections with no appointment necessary, so you can feel better in no time. minuteclinic, the medical clinic in cvs pharmacy now offeringlu shots
ABC
Oct 4, 2012 2:35am EDT
in the u.s. if bin laden survived the navy seal takedown. the president expecting bin laden going down fighting the book "the finish" on sale in 12 days. >>> the administration says there is evidence that stiff economic sanctions against iran are working. iranians protested in the streets of tehran yesterday, voicing anger about iran's plummeting currency and lost more than a third of its value in just a week. so that means it is costing citizens, a lot more to purchase imported goods. >>> american airlines is sweetening its offer as contract talks continue pilots. the carrier offering to put off pay cuts for international and overnight flights until end of the month. the airline has inspected all boeing 757 jets after problems with the loose seats. all the jets are now back in operation, but some passengers fear, pilots are using their power to force flight delays. >> i think there is enough things that could be written up on aircraft. you have a very complex machine that, that is being operated. there is always going to be some, little thing, something that is not quite right. >> by
ABC
Oct 2, 2012 6:00am EDT
suspected of running a scam collecting donations for navy veterans is a harvard-trained attorney. the man who identified himself as bobby thomson and signed a legal papers as mr. x is accused of defrauding the owners of up to $100 million. he's actually coty. >> the weather channel's winter weather experts say that most winter storms usually end up with a name like snowmageddon so now the naming will occur no more than three days before the expected impact for hurricanes. most of the blizzards names will have a greek or roman name. >> interesting. this is not the government that doing this. this is the weather channel. i am understand their reasoning for one thing to do that to help identify them. they think things like snowmageddon might be a little more fun. the weathery will look at the storms after the fact rate the intensity. they will look at things like population and impact as well as the severity of the storms. you can get a foot of snow in the cascade compared to a foot of snow in d.c. and there's a big difference on the impact. >> good thing we don't have to worry about this fo
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 5:00am EDT
-the-scenes. today at 4:00 right here on abc 7 >> . tonight on abc 7 news at 5, in navy, the first black to reach admiral. we will speak with michelle howard, a proud graduate of the naval academy. us about the challenges and obstacles she has top,ience climbing to the command to a u.s. air daring rescue in international waters. a story tonight on abc 7 news at 5:00. >> the washington redskins battle ton on the expand gambling in maryland. >> the team owner dan snyder on fans to vote for question 7 on the november allow cable games at casinos and to authorize a new casino possibly the national harbor in prince george's county. the team says it will create improve funding for schools. t fans have mixed reactions. for him to ask all his fans what heteam to endorse s unprecedented. >> it creates jobs. people need jobs right now in this area. it's a good thing. >> opponents say casino owners not students or the unemployed will be the beneficiaries of expanded gambling. baltimorer of the taking a stand against the referendum that would sex marriage in maryland. matt birk is expected to appear in a vid
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm EDT
devised a plan, also involving alarge team of u.s. forces. the five-day standoff ended when navy seals shot and killed all three pirates. >> yes, we got him. >> she also keeps a close eye on brewing threats. as for the admiral's hopes -- >> i hope they invite me back for that. i would love to be there. >> i am sure she will be there. she graduated from the naval academy at annapolis. of all of her accomplishments she is most proud to be the first african-american woman to command a warship. >> osama bin laden going to federal court if he had survived? the president is saying he could make a strong argument for giving him the full rights of a criminal defendant. >> looking to ease or not out -- knock out that cold? vitamin d increasing those levels in a new report, does not help. it does play a key role in immune function. and gordon has a look ahead at 6:00. >> tonight, president obama and mitt romney prepare for the first debate of this campaign. coming up at 6:00 a look at what to and expect when they are -- what to expect tonight. and the thieves in a rash of burglaries are taking s
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 2:30am EDT
it should be. 89 degrees. >>> all right. well the navy in thailand. the latest graupoup to go gangn style. a few dozen sailors do their thing at the pace on the tourist island. >> it took three days for the navy to film and edit this masterpiece. a spokesman said the sailors wanted to change their usually serious image to something more fun and why not. since, everybody is going gangnam style. 330 million times that tune has been watched. it's number one in auralia. and the uk. it's, it is catchy. >> it is catchy. no doubt. >> right here. come on. >> lickke a horsey. >> you made me do it. the instigator. coming up. the neighborhood joining together to give a boy a christmas to remember. a story you will remember. >> the new national punchline. replacement refs get a pretty good rap the last few weeks. we sit down with one that was on field during the fail mary. you are watching "world news now." ♪ doesn't have to take longer. lean i'm done. i'm gonna read one of these. i'm gonna read one of these! [ female announcer ] unlike sprays and dust rags, swiffer 360 duster's extender gets into
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 12:00am EDT
the enforcer. this is like when he was in the navy or air force, one of those stories. so, my dad gets home and i'm petriified, that i'll get annihilated. and my dad comes home, closes the door behind him, sits on the bed and he goes, so you found the kama sutra? i said, yeah. he said, don't worry by the, i'll patch it up b cue the tears, let mom hear it. think i'm -- cue it up, meryl streep moment. >> jimmy: he wanted you to pretend to cry. >> like i just got reamed, eye c -- i'm kug it up, like an addition, my family around the television, having nice family moment, jeopardy, what is the indian book of love, mike, kama sutra. my dad was like, ass shot, kama sutra, hand in hand. long-winded. >> jimmy: that's a true story? >> swear to god. >> jimmy: we'll have to investigate. too good of a story. called "we made this movie" a behind the scenes but not really behind the scenes but it's very interesting. i don't think anyone has done this before. >> an onion, multilayered and the five seniors kind of pack together and our leader of the pack played by r.j. smith, he's fantastic and he has this
ABC
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am EDT
ining habits. garth regained her girlish figure, looking a lot like her old self-again, in this old navy commercial. garth says she's focused on loving her children and loving herself. and you can read more about jennie in "people" magazine's latest issue. we hear she may be collaborating more with luke perry on a future project. so, kelly and dillon, back together again. >> thanks, amy. >>> coming up, josh has "the play of the day." >>> and the local anchorwoman who became the headline when a viewer complained about her weight. [ male announcer ] when these come together, and these come together, one thing you can depend on is that these will come together. delicious and wholesome. some combinations were just meant to be. tomato soup from campbell's. it's amazing what soup can do. j.d. power and associates has ranked quicken loans "highest in customer satisfaction in the nation." call or go to quickenloans.com to discover for yourself, why we're engineered to amaze. the latest thing to wear with beautiful tops. beautiful underarms. wear with toga tops, yoga tops, and va-va-voom tops. do
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